In some ways, it would be fun to be a leftist.
No, I’m not talking about living a life of idleness and letting others pay my bills, though I suppose that’s tempting to some people.
And I’m not talking about becoming a Washington insider and using corrupt connections to obtain unearned wealth, though I confess I’m actually friends with some of those people.
Instead, I’m talking about what it must be like to engage in reckless demagoguery and personal smears.
Remember during the presidential campaign when Mitt Romney was – for all...